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Rural Moms Traveling to Deliever Babies in the North

A recent report by the Canadian Institute for Health Information shows that more than15-percent of women from rural areas traveled longer than two hours to reach the hospital where they delivered their babies. That compared to one per cent for women livin

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Superior Morning - Wax Philosophic on 15 years of making musicDec 24, 2014 | 6:15Superior Morning Wax Philosophic on 15 years of making music Audio
Superior Morning Wax Philosophic on 15 years of making music Dec 24, 2014 | 6:15The annual "Waxmus" show is a holiday tradition in Thunder Bay. The hip-hop group is celebrating 15 years of making music this December, despite the fact that they've lived in different cities, for most of that time.
Superior Morning - Fort Frances - #WarmWishesDec 22, 2014 | 6:51Superior Morning Fort Frances - #WarmWishes Audio
Superior Morning Fort Frances - #WarmWishes Dec 22, 2014 | 6:51It started with red yarn woven through the streets of Fort Frances. It ended at the local Tim Hortons, completely decked out in mitts and sweaters and blankets, right up to the red toque on the roof.The restaurant's owner will tell us the story.
Superior Morning - Christmas Carols at the James Street BridgeDec 23, 2014 | 6:02Superior Morning Christmas Carols at the James Street Bridge Audio
Superior Morning Christmas Carols at the James Street Bridge Dec 23, 2014 | 6:02Tony Mcguire tells us why he is planning a Christmas carol sing-along at the closed James Street Swing bridge.
Superior Morning - Lappe - Ontario CupDec 19, 2014 | 5:27Superior Morning Lappe - Ontario Cup Audio
Superior Morning Lappe - Ontario Cup Dec 19, 2014 | 5:27Every year it's a gamble. Will there be enough snow for the opening race of the Ontario Cup race circuit Eric Bailey at Lappe Nordic Ski Club says there will.
Superior Morning - HockeyTechDec 23, 2014 | 7:18Superior Morning HockeyTech Audio
Superior Morning HockeyTech Dec 23, 2014 | 7:18It's not just a gut feeling anymore. Colin Campbell of HockeyTech, tell us how the Canadian company is changing the way junior and NHL players are tested and drafted.
Superior Morning - Queen of HurricanesDec 22, 2014 | 9:22Superior Morning Queen of Hurricanes Audio
Superior Morning Queen of Hurricanes Dec 22, 2014 | 9:22They called her the Queen of the Hurricanes.Elsie MacGill became the world's first female aircraft designer.And during WW2, she worked right here in Fort William. Crystal Sissons wrote a book about Elsie
Superior Morning - Boxing Day Bird CountDec 24, 2014 | 8:41Superior Morning Boxing Day Bird Count Audio
Superior Morning Boxing Day Bird Count Dec 24, 2014 | 8:41The annual Christmas bird count has been a tradition in Thunder Bay since the late 1930s. It's happening again this year on Boxing Day. Dr. Nick Escott has been coordinating the count since 1986.
Superior Morning - Fighting The Good FightDec 17, 2014 | 10:39Superior Morning Fighting The Good Fight Audio
Superior Morning Fighting The Good Fight Dec 17, 2014 | 10:39It's not the first community to go through a mill closure in our region.But, we'll hear how Fort Frances is fighting the shut down of its largest employer. The CBC's Jeff Walters visited the town and has a report on how residents are coping
Superior Morning - Bed BugsAug 19, 2014 | 6:49Superior Morning Bed Bugs Audio
Superior Morning Bed Bugs Aug 19, 2014 | 6:49Buyer beware. Be careful what you pick up during Thunder Bay's giant swap-meet in September. You might be bringing some unwanted guests and headaches into your life.
Superior Morning - Tax DilemmaDec 18, 2014 | 4:32Superior Morning Tax Dilemma Audio
Superior Morning Tax Dilemma Dec 18, 2014 | 4:32Thunder Bay's city budget will be under even more pressure in the coming year - after the city will collect a million dollars less in taxes. City Manager Tim Commisso says some major retailers are now hoping to get their property taxes brought down.
Superior Morning - Atikokan WomenDec 22, 2014 | 3:48Superior Morning Atikokan Women Audio
Superior Morning Atikokan Women Dec 22, 2014 | 3:48If you walk into one of the shops in Atikokan, chances are you'll see a woman behind the counter. Many of the businesses in the community are owned and operated by women.
Superior Morning - Molly CarlsonSep 3, 2014 | 5:19Superior Morning Molly Carlson Audio
Superior Morning Molly Carlson Sep 3, 2014 | 5:19There'll be no homework for 15 year old Molly Carlson tonight. The Thunder Bay diver is on her way to Russia for the Junior World Diving Championship.
Superior Morning - Brave New CanadaSep 26, 2014 | 8:50Superior Morning Brave New Canada Audio
Superior Morning Brave New Canada Sep 26, 2014 | 8:50We'll hear about the new book from Lakehead University Chancellor Derek Burney. It calls for Canada to step up, and take a bolder role on the world stage.
Superior Morning - Cobb Bay FireDec 4, 2014 | 8:38Superior Morning Cobb Bay Fire Audio
Superior Morning Cobb Bay Fire Dec 4, 2014 | 8:38A fire destroys the home of the owners of Cobb Bay Lodge, one hour north of Ignace. Evan with insurance,Sheri Fasset was devastated to watch her house go up in flames, especially knowing that fire services are too far away to help.
Superior Morning - Brighter Days Elderly ServicesDec 18, 2014 | 4:57Superior Morning Brighter Days Elderly Services Audio
Superior Morning Brighter Days Elderly Services Dec 18, 2014 | 4:57Katrina Sutherland starts up business to offer recreational and socializing to aging clients because she says many of them are left lonely and isolated.

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